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Fox TV Orders New MacFarlane and Hentemann Toon

Does Fox TV really need more Seth MacFarlane toons? The top brass at the TV channel certainly thinks so, since it has just placed a 13-episode order for the new animated series, Bordertown ... Continue Reading →
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‘Walking with Dinosaurs’ Signs on John Leguizamo, Justin Long

The upcoming 3D feature take on BBC Earth’s Walking with Dinosaurs has tacked on four new voice cast members for the Fox release. Narrating the prehistoric tale will be John Leguizamo ... Continue Reading →
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Star-Studded Awards Soiree Launches Animation Summit

This year’s edition of Animation Magazine’s World Animation and VFX Summit began on a high note on Sunday night with a star-studded awards ceremony that featured voice legend ... Continue Reading →
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‘Simpsons’ Pays Tribute to Marcia Wallace

To honor the memory of recently deceased The Simpsons actress Marcia Wallace, who provided the voice of teacher Edna Krabappel, Fox is making a programming swap to Sunday’s lineup, ... Continue Reading →
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Bill Murray Joins Cast of DreamWorks’ ‘B.O.O.’

Here’s a perfectly timed Halloween news item: DreamWorks Animation has roped in Bill Murray to voice the villainous ghost Addison Drake for its 2015 feature B.O.O.: Bureau of ... Continue Reading →
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Final Days to Pick Up Animation Summit Tickets

Animation Magazine has announced its full lineup of guests and events for next month’s three-day event (Nov. 3-5). Sony Pictures Imageworks’ award-winning vfx supervisor ... Continue Reading →
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VES Summit Addresses Vast Changes in Industry

Illumination Entertainment founder Chris Meledandri, former Digital Domain president and Ender’s Game producer Ed Ulbrich, Warner Bros. president of digital production, animation ... Continue Reading →
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Marcia Wallace, Voice of Edna Krabappel, Dies at 70

Emmy award-winning actress Marcia Wallace, who voiced the role of Bart’s teacher, Edna Krabappel on The Simpsons, passed away on Friday. She was in failing health for the past ... Continue Reading →
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Fox ADHD Welcomes ‘Lucas Bros.’ and ‘Golan’ in January

Fox has revealed season and series premiere dates for January 2014, including launches for new Animation Domination High-Def (ADHD) toons Lucas Bros. Moving Co. and Golan the Insatiable, ... Continue Reading →
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A Sneak Peek at ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’

DreamWorks Animation offered members of the international and national press a great selection ... Continue Reading →